Manager, Technical Architecture, RPA

Position Description

The Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Solution Architect takes ownership of technology related aspects of RPA implementation as part of a client sales process, mobilization, internal initiative or other program.

Following Avanade methodologies and industry best practices, this role will be accountable for recommending appropriate technology solutions and delivering architectural and technical solution designs and client proposals. These goals will be achieved leveraging our global network, working together and openly sharing ideas, knowledge and resources.


  • Works closely with the client to define RPA value proposition and solution scope.
  • Analyzes client processes, and identifies RPA opportunities.
  • Recommends RPA approach/strategy.
  • Identifies appropriate technology platforms best suited for client requirements.
  • Creates and presents to the client architecture and solution proposals.
  • Works with Operations Solution Architect to create compelling Business Case including savings as well as implementation and run costs estimate.
  • Assists Project Manager to ensure smooth delivery of the RPA solution.
  • Provides continuous advice to RPA developers and Project Manager during project delivery.


Must Have Skills/Qualifications

  • In depth understanding of RPA concepts and market.
  • Expertise in the market leading RPA platform -Blue Prism.
  • Deep understanding of technology and architecture concepts.
  • Can conduct initial Business Process analysis, and understands the related role of a Business Analyst.
  • Ability to understand client expectations and requirements and convert them into technical solutions.
  • Strong problem solving, analysis, and design skills.
  • Presentation skills with the ability to communicate at executive level.
  • Fluency in English and Cantonese.

Nice to Have Skills/Qualifications

  • Hands on RPA implementation experience as a developer/project manager/architect.
  • Familiarity with process improvement and transformation methodologies (Green Belt/TQM).
  • Familiarity with waterfall and/or Agile delivery model.


  • 3+ years of experience in technology or Business Process Outsourcing as a senior developer/architect/project manager.
  • Previous experience working with off-shore teams.
  • Experience with RPA or other Automation would be an advantage.

Educational Requirements

Degree in computer science, computer information systems, engineering, business, or related field or equivalent experience.

Travel Requirement/ Shift Hours

Travel requirements may vary from project to project and type of assignment. For example, some client and other travel may be required (approximately 30-60% average through the year with a degree of unpredictability) for client technology mobilizations. Internal programs or management of an investment initiative portfolio may require 10-20% travel.

Requisition ID - 44683

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